Bertram Brockhouse

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Bertram Brockhouse
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Born Bertram Neville Brockhouse
15 Julie 1918(1918-07-15)
Lethbridge, Alberta
Died 13 October 2003(2003-10-13) (aged 85)
Hamilton, Ontario
Naitionality Canadian
Alma mater
Scientific career
Institutions McMaster Varsity
Thesis The effect of stress and temperature upon the magnetic properties of ferromagnetic materials (1950)

Bertram Neville Brockhouse, CC FRSC FRS (Julie 15, 1918 – October 13, 2003)[1] wis a Canadian pheesicist. He wis awairdit the Nobel Prize in Pheesics (1994, shared wi Clifford Shull) "for pioneerin contreibutions tae the development o neutron scatterin techniques for studies o condensed matter", in pairticular "for the development o neutron spectroscopy".[2][3][4]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Cowley, R. (2005). "Bertram Neville Brockhouse. 15 July 1918 - 13 October 2003: Elected F.R.S. 1965". Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society. 51: 51–50. doi:10.1098/rsbm.2005.0004. 
  2. profile of Bertram Brockhouse
  3. Brockhouse biographical details from
  4. Office o the Govrenor General o Canadae. Order of Canada citation. Queen's Printer for Canada. Retrieved 24 May 2010